Westfield police arrest home invasion suspect

Michael Riggle
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Police in Westfield arrested a home invasion suspect Thursday afternoon.

Michael Riggle, 21, was identified as the suspect of a home invasion in the 17000 block of Eagletown Road early Thursday. The victim told police he came home to find a person, later identified as Riggle, sleeping in his home. The suspect ran from the residence, brandishing a knife.

While searching the area, police received information that Riggle had left the area with a friend. The friend's vehicle was later spotted by officers, who stopped the vehicle and apprehended the suspect.

Riggle is being held at the Hamilton County Jail on preliminary charges of burglary, theft and intimidation with a deadly weapon.

A female passenger in the vehicle was also arrested on a warrant out of Boone County.